Here’s how much corporations paid US senators to fast-track the TPP bill

AZBD Note: Quote of Truth: “We’re very much in the endgame,” US trade representative Michael Froman told reporters

From theguardian.com:

A decade in the making, the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is reaching its climax and as Congress hotly debates the biggest trade deal in a generation, its backers have turned on the cash spigot in the hopes of getting it passed.

“We’re very much in the endgame,” US trade representative Michael Froman told reporters over the weekend at a meeting of the 21-member Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum on the resort island of Boracay. His comments came days after TPP passed another crucial vote in the Senate.

http://www.theguardian.com/business/2015/may/27/corporations-paid-us-senators-fast-track-tpp